West Bengal Chief Minister

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  • Mamata attacks Centre for rejecting Bengal's R-Day tableau

    Mamata attacks Centre for rejecting Bengal's R-Day tableau

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday lashed against the Central goverment for rejecting the tableau proposed by her government for the Republic Day parade in Delhi, wondering fi the decision was prompted by its theme of "unity is......

    December 23, 2017
  • Mamata Banerjee congratulates Hardik, will call Mevani and Thakor

    Mamata Banerjee congratulates Hardik, will call Mevani and Thakor

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday congratulated Patidar leader Hardik Patel for the "great job" that he had done ahead of the Gujarat Assembly polls. "He has done a great job at such a young age. He has......

    December 20, 2017
  • Mamata Banerjee extends wishes on Minorities Rights Day

    Mamata Banerjee extends wishes on Minorities Rights Day

    Extending her wishes to people on Minorities Rights Day, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said all should pledge to uphold the rights of minority communities. Today is Minority Rights Day. We must pledge to uphold the rights......

    December 18, 2017
  • Withdraw draconian FRDI bill, demands Mamata Banerjee

    Withdraw draconian FRDI bill, demands Mamata Banerjee

    Describing the proposed Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance (FRDI) Bill, 2017 as the "biggest assault" on financial security of the poor and the middle classes, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has asked the Central government to withdraw the legislation.......

    December 17, 2017
  • BJP trying to capture power by mischievous attempts: Mamata Banerjee

    BJP trying to capture power by mischievous attempts: Mamata Banerjee

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said the people of the state should not fall prey to the BJP, who she claimed, was trying to capture power with "mischievous attempts". Addressing a public meeting here in Bankura district,......

    December 15, 2017
  • Mamata Banerjee expresses concern for Yashwant Sinha, backs him

    Mamata Banerjee expresses concern for Yashwant Sinha, backs him

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday extended "full support" to former Union minister Yashwant Sinha in his fight for farmers' cause. She also expressed her concern about the BJP veteran, who was detained by Maharashtra Police. "I am......

    December 5, 2017
  • Functioning of school should not be hampered: Mamata Banerjee

    Functioning of school should not be hampered: Mamata Banerjee

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said some people were trying to politicise the situation in the G D Birla Centre for Education, where a four-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by two teachers, and added that the......

    December 5, 2017
  • BJP's Amu threatens Mamata with Surpanakha's fate, TMC's Anubrata hits back

    BJP's Amu threatens Mamata with Surpanakha's fate, TMC's Anubrata hits back

    Haryana BJP leader Suraj Pal Amu on Saturday threatened West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee that she would meet the same fate as "Surpanakha", a demoness from the Ramayana whose nose was cut off by Lakshman, a day after she......

    November 26, 2017
  • Compensation, jobs for families of those killed in Gorkhland agitation

    Compensation, jobs for families of those killed in Gorkhland agitation

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday announced Rs two lakh compensation and jobs to kin of each person killed during the Gorkhaland agitation. "All parties raised the compensation issue for the dead agitators who have no criminal cases......

    November 22, 2017
  • Mamata lists potential collaboration areas to Scottish businessmen

    Mamata lists potential collaboration areas to Scottish businessmen

    Showcasing the state's industrial landscape among Scottish businessmen, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday charted out potential areas of collaboration ranging from engineering, services to IT and ITes, between Bengal and Scottish industries. Banerjee was present in a......

    November 17, 2017
  • Demonetisation a miracle, not scam: Union Minister Jayant Sinha

    Demonetisation a miracle, not scam: Union Minister Jayant Sinha

    Rejecting West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's comments on demonetisation, Union Minister Jayant Sinha on Wednesday said the note ban announced on November 8 last year was a "miracle and not a scam". "In Bengal, under the leadership of Mamata......

    November 9, 2017
  • Mamata meets Uddhav, lauds him for doing the 'right thing'

    Mamata meets Uddhav, lauds him for doing the 'right thing'

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who on Thursday met Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray, backed his stand against the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, saying it's the "right thing to do". "His political party has its own ideology. Despite being......

    November 3, 2017
  • 60 deaths due to dengue, swine flu, no need to panic: Mamata

    60 deaths due to dengue, swine flu, no need to panic: Mamata

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that 60 persons have died of dengue and swine flu in the state this year but claimed the situation was not serious enough to trigger panic. Among the 40 dengue deaths,......

    October 30, 2017